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Judge upholds Connecticut’s assault weapons ban

A federal court in Hartford, Conn., upheld the state’s tough assault weapons ban, saying it is constitutionally valid. “The court concludes that the legislation is constitutional,” senior U.S. District Judge Alfred V. Covello, wrote in a decision published late Thursday. “While the act burdens the plaintiffs’ Second amendment rights, it is substantially related to the…

On the first day of the new Congress, the California Democrat Dianne Feinstein will introduce an assult weapon ban bill in the Senate

Feinstein to introduce assault weapons ban // On the first day of the new Congress, the California Democrat Dianne Feinstein will introduce the bill in the Senate. These are the guns the killer had with him, the Assault rifle ‘Bushmaster’ did all the killing according to the reports. Appearing on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Sen.…